introducing Beans and McClusky

Meet Dot’s best pal Beans and TOP DOG McClusky, fellow members of the Join The Dots Detectives.

This is the contents of Beans’ shoebox of treasures.


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The least said about his PE prowess the better, but Beans is funny, loyal and brilliantly inventive. His homemade periscope is very cool indeed, an essential gadget in their detecting kit.

And then there’s McClusky, Dot’s dog. He’s a rough-coated terrier with a great liking for big sticks and pink wafers.

Many a mystery would be a hopeless case without him sniffing out the vital clues.

He has many other skills, too…


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Tomorrow, a very serious and intellectual analysis of DOODLING…